Idioms about please
- if it be your pleasure; if you like or prefer.
- (used as an exclamation expressing astonishment, indignation, etc.): The missing letter was in his pocket, if you please!
Origin of please
OTHER WORDS FROM please
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH pleasepleas, please
How to use please in a sentence
I was not unpleased to be alone during this period of discipline when my soul was perforce purged of its troublesome ferments.The Boss of Little Arcady|Harry Leon Wilson
Merriton, prepared by the convenient glass for the appearance of one was nevertheless not unpleased to see the other.The Riddle of the Frozen Flame|Mary E. Hanshew
And are not those who, while not comprehending all that is said, still remain not unpleased to hear, men of the superior order?The Wisdom of Confucius|Epiphanius Wilson
In unpleased surprise Joseph asked: "What, do you mean to forsake me, Mozart?"Life Of Mozart, Vol. 2 (of 3)|Otto Jahn
I stood and faced him, not unpleased to mark the anger in his eyes.Beyond the Frontier|Randall Parrish
British Dictionary definitions for please
Derived forms of pleasepleasable, adjectivepleased, adjectivepleasedly (ˈpliːzɪdlɪ), adverbpleaser, noun
Word Origin for please
Other Idioms and Phrases with please
see as you please.